Saturday, October 26, 2019

Kansas City Tech Is Life: Health, The Singularity And Movies Stay Winning

Credit where it's due, these local biz power players made more progress than almost everybody else this week and picked up a nice chunk of change to power their online adventures . . . Checkit:

Digital Sandbox KC selects diverse health, AI and filmmaking startups for latest funding

The latest trio of Digital Sandbox KC companies pushes the proof-of-concept program deeper into Johnson County with a new Overland Park partnership. "This group showcases the wide spectrum of businesses assisted by the Sandbox, from a data platform for creative filmmakers and studios, to improved patient care in asthma, to biologics in regenerative medicine," said Jill Meyer, senior director of technology ventures at the UMKC Innovation Center who now oversees the program .

3 comments:

GKCA said...

Maybe good news. But first I would like to see some real intelligence in KC before we get carried away with artificial creations.

Anonymous said...

LOL I think Startland should begin drug testing it's employees. Especially the writers.

Byron Funkhouser said...

Maybe, if our cities were run by AI, they wouldn't be so dysfunctional.